Kansas contains seven schools that offer nursing education programs. Bethel College, the highest-ranking nursing education school in KS, has a total student population of 437 and is the 1898th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 nursing education schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hesston College comes out as the most expensive ($18,077/yr), with North Central Kansas Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,778/yr.
Nursing Education students from Kansas schools who go on to become nursing educators, doctors, nurse administrators, nurse educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 49,140 people working as nursing instructors and teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,240. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 26,320 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,730. Nursing instructors and teachers in this state earn $48,420/yr and there are 590 employed.
Also, within the nursing education schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nursing education, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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